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Insect Molecular Genetics: An Introduction to Principles and by Marjorie A. Hoy

By Marjorie A. Hoy

Insect Molecular Genetics, 3rd Edition, summarizes and synthesizes particularly disparate disciplines—entomology and molecular genetics. This quantity offers an advent to the concepts and literature of molecular genetics; defines terminology; and reports innovations, rules, and purposes of those robust instruments. the area of insect molecular genetics, as soon as ruled via Drosophila, has develop into even more assorted, particularly with the sequencing of a number of arthropod genomes (from spider mites to mosquitoes). This creation contains dialogue of honey bees, mosquitoes, flour beetles, silk moths, fruit flies, aphids, residence flies, kissing insects, cicadas, butterflies, tsetse flies and armyworms.

This ebook serves as either a foundational textual content and a assessment of a swiftly transforming into literature. With absolutely revised and up-to-date chapters, the 3rd version can be a invaluable addition to the private libraries of entomologists, geneticists, and molecular biologists.

  • Up-to-date references to big overview articles, web content, and seminal citations within the disciplines
  • Well crafted and instructive illustrations vital to explaining the recommendations of molecular genetics
  • Glossary of phrases to aid newbies research the vocabulary of molecular biology

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